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Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP

  • Designation: New York
  • Head Count: 327
  • Gross Revenues: $380,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $1,165,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $3,615,000
  • Year Over Year Change: -4

Cahill Gordon & Reindel is a New York-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Cahill Gordon & Reindel has 327 attorneys and is the 137th largest firm in the United States.  With $380,000,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 82nd on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking.  On the 2013 Global 100 survey, Cahill Gordon & Reindel ranked as the 98th highest grossing law firm in the world.  The firm has offices in DC and NY.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 82 -4 Gross revenue
Am Law 200 82 -4 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 136 5 Lawyer head count
The A-List 49 10 Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 97 1 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 101 23 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 43 65 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 97 -10 Summer programs

In the News

Lateral All-Stars: The Splashiest Hires of 2015

James Schroeder : The American Lawyer : February 01, 2016

Twenty-five of last year's most notable and intriguing lateral moves.

Loretta Lynch to Law Students: 'It's Hard to Leave the Accepted Path'

Karen Sloan : The National Law Journal : January 21, 2016

U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch was at Harvard Law School to discuss criminal justice reform. But many of her remarks focused on her own career path, the importance of public interest legal work, and how law students can identify their interests and passions.

Jupiter Attorney Represents Dyadic Board Members on $75M Cash Sale

Mary Hladky : Daily Business Review : January 05, 2016

Rimon Law attorney Mark Mirkin handled talks for Dyadic International's compensation committee as the Jupiter tech company sold its primary business to DuPont.

Pierre Gentin: Writing His Own Script

Sue Reisinger : Corporate Counsel : January 05, 2016

Pierre Gentin looks forward and back as he moves to a new phase of his career.

County Clerk Looks Beyond 'The Way We've Always Done Things'

Andrew Denney : New York Law Journal : December 28, 2015

When Milton Tingling became New York County clerk almost one year ago, he not only was the first black or first former judge to hold the position, he also was the first new clerk in almost half a century. But Tingling is undaunted by the challenges facing the office and is determined to update many time-honored ways of doing business.

Holidays Arrive Early for RCS Capital's New GC

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : December 01, 2015

It's a holiday promotion for RCS Capital Corp.'s Mason Allen. He's been appointed general counsel, succeeding James Tanaka.

On the Move

: New York Law Journal : November 13, 2015

Announcements from eight firms, including Goodwin Procter's naming of Jeffrey Simes as chair of the firm's litigation department and Cahill Gordon & Reindel's addition of Pierre Gentin, formerly the global head of litigation and regulatory investigations for Credit Suisse, as a partner.

Movers

: The National Law Journal : November 02, 2015

Laterals and new arrivals in this week's column.

Sanctuary for Families Awards

: New York Law Journal : October 29, 2015

Sanctuary for Families presented a leadership award to Rosemonde Pierre-Louis, New York City's senior advisor on gender equity, at its 13th annual Above & Beyond Pro Bono Awards. The organization also recognized firms for providing pro bono staffing to New York City's Human Trafficking Intervention Courts.

What Do You Do for an Encore After Being Credit Suisse Litigation Chief?

Sue Reisinger : Corporate Counsel : October 23, 2015

Pierre Gentin, the former head of global litigation and regulatory investigations for the Swiss-based bank Credit Suisse AG, was seeking "to grow" when he left nearly two decades of in-house counsel work behind and joined the litigation group at Cahill Gordon & Reindel this month.

Fee Tracker: Big Firms Feast on IPOs

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 23, 2015

Simpson Thacher and Davis Polk divvy up fees from the largest IPO of 2015; a look at the nation's top legal lobbying shops; and other billables of note from throughout the Am Law 200 universe.

Can Female Lawyers Ditch the Pantyhose?

Vivia Chen : The Careerist : October 19, 2015

Anna Wintour wouldn't wear them, but should female lawyers?

Crowell Nabs a DJ but Loses a Lindh, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter and Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : October 18, 2015

Crowell & Moring picks up a former disc jockey to head its London corporate group, while another controversial partner departs; Cahill Gordon & Reindel hires from Credit Suisse; Orrick adds in Germany; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

New Associates List

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 16, 2015

Big Suits

Scott Flaherty, Scott Graham and Jenna Greene : The American Lawyer : September 28, 2015

Amarin Pharma v. U.S. Food & Drug Administration; Hexum v. Eli Lilly; ZeniMax Media v. Oculus VR; Carnegie Mellon University v. Marvell Technology Group

Special Report: The 2015 Global 100

Chris Johnson : The American Lawyer : September 28, 2015

The world's top-grossing firms are experiencing steady growth after a long, bumpy journey. But while revenue per lawyer and profits per partner have rebounded, that's due in part to declining headcount.

City Agency Names Head of Federal Litigation Unit

Andrew Denney : New York Law Journal : September 23, 2015

New York City's Law Department has promoted Patricia Miller to chief of its Special Federal Litigation Division. She will succeed Muriel Goode-Trufant, who has been named the department's new managing attorney.

Helping Kids Through Education

Rick Kopstein, Photographer : New York Law Journal : September 18, 2015

David Januszewski and Peter Sloane, partners at Cahill Gordon & Reindel, were honored for their pro bono work on behalf of clients of the Kathryn A. McDonald Education Advocacy Project during the EAP Fall Benefit Wednesday.

Lifetime Achiever: Vilma Martinez, Munger Tolles & Olson

Susan Hansen : The American Lawyer : September 11, 2015

She built the Mexican American Legal Defense Fund into a potent force.

How To Answer Annoying Interview Questions

Vivia Chen : The Careerist : August 24, 2015

Here are the five most annoying questions law firms love to ask.

Clay Long Goes Solo, Works on Coke Bottler Deal

Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : August 20, 2015

Citing client conflicts, Clay Long, one of the founders of McKenna Long & Aldridge, has started a solo practice rather than join Dentons, which swallowed his former firm last month.

At the Associated Press, Walking the 1st Amendment Walk

Rich Steeves : Corporate Counsel : August 17, 2015

Karen Kaiser: General Counsel | The Associated Press

Litigators of the Week: Floyd Abrams and Joel Kurtzberg of Cahill Gordon

Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : August 13, 2015

The Cahill duo successfully wielded the First Amendment in a closely watched case against the FDA, persuading a judge that pharma companies can't be hit with off-label marketing claims based on truthful statements about their drugs.

Credit Rating Fraud Suit Found to Be Time Barred

Ben Bedell : New York Law Journal : August 11, 2015

A Manhattan Commercial Division judge dismissed a $1 billion suit against a group of credit ratings agencies who allegedly misled investors in residential mortgage-backed securities just prior to the 2008 financial crisis.